tumid

adjective
tu·​mid | \ˈtü-məd, ˈtyü-\

Definition of tumid 

1 : marked by swelling : swollen, enlarged a badly infected tumid leg

2 : protuberant, bulging sails tumid in the breeze

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Examples of tumid in a Sentence

he'd just been in a fight, and was nursing his tumid lip

First Known Use of tumid

1541, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for tumid

Latin tumidus, from tumēre

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The first known use of tumid was in 1541

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tumid

adjective
tu·​mid | \ˈt(y)ü-məd \

Medical Definition of tumid 

: marked by swelling : swollen an infected tumid leg

Other Words from tumid

tumidity \ t(y)ü-​ˈmid-​ət-​ē \ noun plural -ties

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